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Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

oh it's fun to hunt and shoot a gun, or to catch a rabbit on the run by Magpie Mountains

'"- stood right there by the flannels and eyed Sarah and Dorcas and the other girls up when they came in, like they was trussed hams. Said they were pretty enough but he was gonna look you all over 'fore he decided. Why, Mr. Schmidt told me the fellow hung about outside his store and eyed up his draper's dummy before he realised she weren't real-"' Satisfying AU that applies a fix-it plaster to a very problematic film, without making Milly too unrealistically feminist. The story develops a strong narrative voice for her, and brings her frontier town world to life

[Added 24/12/2017; Romance/Erotica; 6000-20,000; Seven Brides for Seven Brothers]